... an indie business owner slash entrepreneur slash graphic designer trying to find my way (emphasis on MY, not way) to earn a living and do it beautifully. you can find my wares at upupcreative.com or on etsy. i'm also a designer for snapfish and minted.
... a former college teacher and ph.d. student (in english) with a thing for words and a need to speak the truth
... mom to evan (who turned four in june '11 and who cracks me up, frustrates me, and amazes me on a daily basis) and emily (who is the sweetest baby ever ever ever - she will be 2 in december '11)
... married to a lawyer. enough said? nah... i'm just kidding. married to brian (who is awesome and just happens also to be a lawyer) for six years as of june 2011.
this is what happens when mommy cleans up that tiny red headed child and releases her from the booster seat but then continues to write that blog post. she's a sneaky one, that emily. didn't even think she could reach that box on the table.